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Peter Emerson Gross
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1920
Tonawanda
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1981
North Tonawanda
Niagara County
New York, USA

Peter E Gross,
61, of Tonawanda, NY ,
unexpectedly Monday
(August 3. 1981) A lifelong
resident of Tonawanda.
Mr Gross was an Army
veteran of World War II
He served as a police
officer with the City of
Tonawanda Police Dept .
for more than 23 years
before retiring in 1977. He
was a member of Friedens
United Church of Christ,
the Tonawanda Frontier
Police Club, W.N.Y. Police
Association and a former
member of the Executive
Board of the Association,
the Retired Police Officers
of the Tonawandas Club;
Tonawanda Post 264. A
merican Legion, the
Eldredge Bicycle Club,
T o n a w a n d a Exempt
Firemen's Assoc, and the
Retired Men's Group of the
Tonawandas.
He is survived by his
wife, Harriett Gross; four brothers,
George R, Gross of the
Town of Wheatfield, Robert
W. i Verna) Gross, Edward
J, Gross and Richard W
Gross, all of the Tonawan
das; four sisters, Mrs.
Charles (Mildred) Baker.
Jr., of the Town of Tonawanda,
Mrs. Donald
(Judy) Frazer and Miss
Dorothy A. Gross, both of
Tonawanda and Mrs.
Edmund (Ann) Blanchard
of Buffalo, also surviving
are many nieces and nephews.
The family will be present
from 7-9 p.m Tuesday
and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Wednesday at the Hamp
Funeral Home, Inc., Adam
and Seymour Sts,, Tonawanda.
Funeral services
will be held at 11 a.m.
Thursday at Friedens
United Church of Christ,
the Rev. Dr. Paul Ritter
officiating. Interment at
Elmlawn Cemetery Flowers
gratefully declined. If
desired, memorials to
Friedens United Church of
Christ are preferred by the
family, 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Eli Gross (1884 - 1952)
  Mathilda V. Garlapo Gross (1899 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriett Barbara Killian Gross (1916 - 2004)
 
 Siblings:
  William Frank Gross (1916 - 1924)*
  Peter Emerson Gross (1920 - 1981)
  George R. Gross (1921 - 2004)*
  Robert W Gross (1923 - 2000)*
  Mildred M Gross Baker (1926 - 2012)*
  John Gross (1930 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmlawn Cemetery
Kenmore
Erie County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Ellen Herrmann
Record added: May 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90705349
Peter Emerson Gross
Added by: Ellen Herrmann
 
Peter Emerson Gross
Added by: Ellen Herrmann
 
Peter Emerson Gross
Added by: Ellen Herrmann
 
 
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- Lance
 Added: Feb. 7, 2013
With so many memories of backyard barbeques, cooler picnics out of the trunk of the car at any fair or beach we could drive to....thanks for the fun Uncle Pete !! Love forever....Your Great-Niece
- Ellen Herrmann
 Added: May. 25, 2012
 
 
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